Albany, NY – Joe speaks with Philip Zombardo about his book, "The Lucifer Effect: Understanding How Good People Turn Evil". Zombardo is a social psychologist who uses his own research and historical examples to draw upon how situational forces and group dynamics can cause people to turn evil.
Albany, NY – Alan speaks with Senator John Carey about his main priority in Massachusetts, which is creating new jobs. Carey also wants to address the issues of the lack of access to Broadband in Massachusetts.
Albany, NY – Julia speaks with Jim Buckmaster, the CEO of Craiglist, about his company. Buckmaster has declined other companies' offers that want to buy Craigslist because he wants to keep his internet company small.
Albany, NY – Joe speaks with first time novelist, Lauren Groff, about her book "Monsters of Templeton", which is The Roundtable Reads pick for March. Groff creates creative fictional stories of her town, Cooperstown, New York where the book takes place.
Albany, NY – (Airs: 2/29/08 and 3/01/08) The Legislative Gazette is a weekly program about New York State Government and politics. On this week's Gazette: the Democrats win a special election and are now one seat away from becoming the majority in the state senate, our political observer Alan Chartock will share his analysis of the Democrats' win, and New York state officials are looking toward alternative energy and green development as a growth industry for the future.
Albany, NY – (AIRS: 3/2/08 & 3/3/08) WAMC's Alan Chartock, WTEN Anchor Elisa Streeter and Kingston Daily Freeman Publisher Ira Fusfeld discuss 60 minutes and the story that didn't make the air ... at first, your letters on the NYT and John McCain, and much more.
NY – Officials at West Point are looking into ways of making the US Military Academy more environmentally friendly. Among those is seeking alternative fuels for its vast automotive operations. WAMC's Hank Gross has more...
Hudson Valley, NY – The first Guardian Angels chapter to be established in the Mid-Hudson Valley region of New York was in the City of Kingston, followed by another one in the City of Poughkeepsie. Both are doing well, according to their local leadership. WAMC's Hank Gross has more...